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At-Home Anthro LIVE

Mughal Miniature Painting

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 |
1:00PM - 1:30PM ET

This is a virtual event.
A Mughal miniature painting.


Virtual Event - Penn Museum


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Bring your natural curiosity and craftiness into FREE live learning sessions by Penn Museum educators! Join these 30-minute sessions—perfect for elementary to middle school kids—to dig deeper into world cultures, archaeology, or anthropology with demonstrations of hands-on projects you can try at home!

Mughal miniature painting is a style of painting developed in India and often found in book illustrations. See how this artform was formed in the 16th through 18th centuries and influenced by Persian miniatures (small illustrations of stories). Tell your own tale with miniature drawings!

Free to Registered Guests

The South Asia Center

The South Asia Center's mission is to enhance the study of  South Asia at Penn  (India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, and the Maldives) and within the wider community. The Center supports faculty and student research, conferences, curriculum development, outreach, and other activities and events related to modern and pre-modern South Asia. The Center connects scholars with interests in South Asia across the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Penn’s professional schools, and within the wider community.